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A glimmer in the darkness ~ Iain Kelly #writephoto

I like to sit up here and watch the dawn. That first flicker, the unsteady fragile glint of sunlight peaking over the horizon. It means that a hundred and fifty million kilometres away, the searing ball of gas is still … Continue reading

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The Greeting Place – Reprise – Charles Robert Lindholm

Reblogged from The Reluctant Poet: There is no demarcation zone, no welcome platform where we can greet with fanfare the arrival of the newest and next moment in time, Now   Now just sneaks up on us with a peek-a-boo greeting … Continue reading

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Aurora

I dream summer And purple shadows play In the petals of the rose. Sweet spring recalls The diamond death Of misty forests, Frosting wild winter With flowers. A gentle promise blooms; Sweet morning’s star Remembers night, Honouring the dream With … Continue reading

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Ancient Song – #writephoto Jan Malique

A sense of something greater than the reality of this world washed over the priestly figure gazing out to sea. For as long as memory had existed his brethren had stood at the head of the valley to pay homage … Continue reading

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#writephoto — The Tundra – Fandango

Ashok looked back across the frozen tundra toward the snow capped mountains. He had been walking day and night for at least two days, although he couldn’t be sure, since he was somewhat disoriented. He thought he was heading east, … Continue reading

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Beyond the glass…

The half-light of a winter morning swallows the stars, revealing a world frosted with white. The dog, redefining the phrase ‘global warming’, lays across the threshold, letting the heat escape from my comfort zone. Cold seeps in, reality nips at … Continue reading

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Town and country sunrise…

“I can’t remember ever actually watching a dawn,” said my son in a plaintive little voice.  He had been looking at some of my dawn photos, taken that morning from my doorstep. He has seen plenty of dawns… but most … Continue reading

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Quiet

The dawn sneaked in without a blaze, No flash of flame, nor golden haze, No fanfare played to greet the sun… And yet, a new day has begun. Beyond an iron veil of rain In summer’s absence, tears of pain … Continue reading

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Field of dreams..?

Long, long ago, when the world was still young and I was younger still, I moved into a house with a garden. It wasn’t much of a garden, long-deserted, overgrown and gone to seed, but my mind painted it in … Continue reading

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Dawn #midnighthaiku

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